There are 13 ways to get from Netherlands to Scotland by plane, train, car ferry, car, bus or car train

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Recommended option

Fly Amsterdam to Edinburgh  •  4 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Edinburgh (EDI) AMS - EDI

$56 - $199

Cheapest option

Fly Eindhoven to Edinburgh  •  4 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Eindhoven (EIN) to Edinburgh (EDI) EIN - EDI

$42 - $240

11 alternative options

Fly Amsterdam to Glasgow  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Glasgow (GLA) AMS - GLA

$60 - $227

Fly Amsterdam to Aberdeen  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Aberdeen (ABZ) AMS - ABZ

$84 - $236

Fly Amsterdam to Inverness  •  4 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Inverness (INV) AMS - INV

$80 - $307

Train to Brussels, fly to Edinburgh  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Roosendaal to Bruxelles-Nat.-Aéroport
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Edinburgh (EDI) BRU - EDI

$91 - $293

Fly Amsterdam to Newcastle, train  •  5 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Newcastle (NCL) AMS - NCL
  2. Take the train from Newcastle to Edinburgh

$87 - $287

Train  •  10 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal Station to Bruxelles-Midi
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar to London St. Pancras International Est
  3. Take the train from London Euston to Glasgow Central

$375 - $679

Train, car ferry  •  19 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Schiedam Centrum
  2. Take the car ferry from Hook of Holland to Harwich
  3. Take the train from Manningtree to Peterborough
  4. Take the train from Peterborough to Glasgow Central

$177 - $243

Car ferry, drive  •  19 h 44 min

  1. Take the car ferry from IJmuiden to Newcastle upon Tyne
  2. Drive from Newcastle upon Tyne to Glasgow

$61 - $256

Bus  •  21 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to London 814 / ...
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Glasgow National Express

$68 - $139

Car ferry, train  •  22 h 36 min

  1. Take the car ferry from IJmuiden to Newcastle upon Tyne
  2. Take the train from Newcastle to Glasgow Central

$140 - $379

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  11 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Calais
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais to Folkestone
  3. Drive from Folkestone to Glasgow

$338 - $413

What companies run services between Netherlands and Scotland?

KLM, easyJet and two other airlines fly from Amsterdam to Edinburgh hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Amsterdam to Glasgow via Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar, London St. Pancras International, and London Euston in around 10 h 39 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Edinburgh
Avg. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Flights from Amsterdam to Glasgow
Avg. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Flights from Amsterdam to Aberdeen
Avg. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Amsterdam to Inverness
Avg. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Brussels to Edinburgh via Amsterdam
Avg. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Amsterdam to Newcastle
Avg. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $490
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Edinburgh
Avg. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $270
Flights from Amsterdam to Edinburgh via London Stansted
Avg. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $270
Flights from Amsterdam to Edinburgh via London Gatwick
Avg. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $270
Flights from Amsterdam to Glasgow
Avg. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Flights from Amsterdam to Glasgow via London Luton
Avg. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Flights from Amsterdam to Glasgow via London Stansted
Avg. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Flights from Amsterdam to Inverness via London Luton
Avg. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Flights from Amsterdam to Inverness via London Gatwick
Avg. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $750
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Edinburgh via London City
Avg. Duration
3 h 21 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $370
Flights from Amsterdam to Glasgow via London Heathrow
Avg. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $380
Flights from Amsterdam to Glasgow via London City
Avg. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $380
Flights from Brussels to Edinburgh via London Heathrow
Avg. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $440
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Edinburgh via Birmingham
Avg. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $340
Flights from Amsterdam to Glasgow via Birmingham
Avg. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $400
Flights from Amsterdam to Glasgow via Manchester
Avg. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $400
Flights from Amsterdam to Aberdeen via Birmingham
Avg. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $480
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Eindhoven to Edinburgh
Avg. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Flights from Eindhoven to Edinburgh via London Stansted
Avg. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$35 - $240
Flights from Brussels to Edinburgh via Dublin
Avg. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$40 - $170
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Edinburgh
Avg. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Roosendaal to Bruxelles-Nat.-Aéroport
Avg. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $25
Website
ns.nl
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Schiedam Centrum
Avg. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $24
Website
ns.nl
Virgin Trains East Coast
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
Train from Newcastle to Edinburgh
Avg. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$26 - $40
1st Class
$50 - $75
Train from Peterborough to Glasgow Central
Avg. Duration
5 h 8 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$60 - $90
1st Class
$110 - $170
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal Station to Bruxelles-Midi
Avg. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$65 - $90
1st Class
$90 - $130
Eurostar
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar to London St. Pancras International
Avg. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $210
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$70 - $210
Premier
$170 - $240
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais to Folkestone
Avg. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$182
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
Ferry operators
Stena Line
Website
stenaline.co.uk
Car ferry from Hook of Holland to Harwich
Avg. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$56
Schedules at
stenaline.co.uk
Passenger
$56
Small Car
$56
DFDS Seaways
Phone
+45 33 42 30 10
Email
incoming@dfdsseaways.dk​​
Website
dfdsseaways.co.uk
Car ferry from IJmuiden to Newcastle upon Tyne
Avg. Duration
16 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $200
Book at
dfds.co.uk
Reclining seat
$27 - $35
Reclining Seat
$43
Bed in a 4 berth inside shared cabin
$65
2-bed inside cabin
$120 - $170

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Netherlands to Scotland?

The distance between Netherlands and Scotland is 792 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Netherlands to Scotland?

The cheapest way to get from Netherlands to Scotland is to bus which costs 75€ and takes 21 h 18 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Netherlands to Scotland?

The quickest way to get from Netherlands to Scotland is to fly which takes 4 h 12 min and costs 80€.

Is there a direct train between Netherlands and Scotland?

No, there is no direct train from Netherlands to Scotland. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam Centraal Station and arriving at Glasgow Central via Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar and London Euston. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 39 min.

Is there a direct bus between Netherlands and Scotland?

No, there is no direct bus from Netherlands to Scotland. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam, Centraal Station and arriving at Glasgow via Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk and London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21 h 18 min.

How long does it take to get from Netherlands to Scotland?

It takes approximately 4 h 12 min to get from Netherlands to Scotland, including transfers.